The lives of music stars in full focus.
On March 24, 2002, acclaimed actress Halle Berry became the first African-American woman to receive an Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
From Halle to Hattie McDaniel, check out the history making firsts in the history of the Academy Awards.
Dandridge embraced her femininity, accessorizing classy ensembles with beautiful handbags and jewelry while accenting her slim figure with belts and scarves. Her style choices were always tasteful, and most would still be considered stylish today....
The Oscar-winning actress survived plenty of ups and downs.
African-American entertainer Dorothy Dandridge was born on Nov. 9, 1922.